By Sentry Staff

Karl Kreutziger of Villa Park has been promoted to president of C.W. Driver Companies, a builder serving the Western United States since 1919. Having served in leadership roles on behalf of C.W. Driver Companies for more than five years, the 29-year industry veteran will lead the overall direction of C.W. Driver Companies, spearhead project teams in the pre-construction and planning phases, and oversee client relations.

For the past five years, Kreutziger served as president of Driver SPG, a division of C.W. Driver Companies that focuses on specialized new construction, renovation and tenant improvement projects. During that time, Kreutziger and his team saw a 239 percent growth in revenue. 

Kreutziger led Driver SPG through such projects as the Newport Beach Country Club; Chapman University’s Health Sciences campus; and the DiscoveryCube Discovery Pavilion. Kreutziger also led a variety of philanthropic efforts. In 2015, the company donated more than $176,000 to non-profits and volunteered more than 2,100 hours.

Kreutziger earned a bachelor of science in construction management from California State University, Long Beach and is currently a board member of DiscoveryCube Orange County and HomeAid Inland Empire. Kreutziger won the 2014 CREW-OC SPIRE Award for Superior Performance in  Philanthropy for giving back to the community and supporting Orange County organizations that serve residents in need.

MARCH 2016

Villa Park resident named president of C.W. Driver